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Annan Arrives

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Annan Arrives

Annan Arrives

Annan Arrives

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Mike Shuster reports that U-N Secretary General Kofi Annan has arrived in Baghdad on a mission to avert U-S air strikes against Iraq. Annan expressed optimism, and it was revealed that in recent days some U-N arms inspectors were allowed into some of the controversial presidential palaces while accompanied by a U-N technical team...the palaces from which arms inspectors have previously been barred.

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